Luther Burbank. His Methods and Discoveries. Vol. VII.
- Luther Burbank. His Methods and Discoveries and Their Practical Application. Vol. VII.
- Luther Burbank
- John Whitson, Robert John, Henry Smith Williams
- Luther Burbank Press
- Place of Printing:
- New York and London
- Date of Printing:
- McCune Location:
Author and Commentators
Luther Burbank (1849-1926). Botanist and horticulturist. Born in Massachusetts, Burbank moved to Santa Rosa, CA where he created hundreds of varieties of plants.
Henry Smith Williams (1863-1943). Physician, lawyer, author.
This set of books were prepared from Burbank’s original field notes covering more than 100,000 experiments made during forty years devoted to plant improvement, with the assistance of the Luther Burbank Society and its entire membership. Note: Some pages of this book are unopened due to printing error and thus cannot be easily read.
- I. How to Get the Most Out of the Garden.
- II. Some Common Garden Plants and Their Improvements.
- III. Peas and Beans as Money Crops.
- IV. The Tomato- and an Interesting Experiment.
- V. Pink Chives and Other Foods for Flavor.
- VI. Artichokes and Some Garden Specialties.
- VII. Winter Rhubarb.
- VIII. The Camassia- Will It Supplant the Potato?
- IX. The Potato Itself – Who Will Improve It Further.
- List of Direct Color Photographic Prints.